Athlete / Boat :
Rolex Fastnet Race
The Solent, UK
About the shot :
Dorade, the oldest boat in the 2015 Rolex Fastnet fleet leaves Cowes for another attempt at winning the world's largest sprint race. The Olin Stephens yawl from the USA twice won the event in the 1930s and managed second in IRC Class four and seventh overall out of 356 boats this year, finishing the 615-mile race in four days, six hours, 13 minutes and 42 seconds.
RICOH WG-M1, 12mm, 100, f2.8 , 1/8000